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Chapter 16. PNG Format > When to Use PNGs

16.4. When to Use PNGs

Unfortunately, the answer to this question is "when a higher percentage of browsers in use support them." As of this writing, there is too great a risk that most of your audience won't see your PNG at all, or will see it without the features that make it worth using.

But in a perfect world, where PNG is fully implemented on all browsers, PNG is capable of supporting both indexed and truecolor image types, so there's no bitmapped graphic it can't handle.


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